NYSE:LGF.A - Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$22.96 -0.12 (-0.52 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$22.96
Today's Range$22.85 - $23.25
52-Week Range$21.54 - $36.48
Volume633,157 shs
Average Volume849,509 shs
Market Capitalization$5.12 billion
P/E Ratio18.67
Dividend Yield1.54%
Beta0.9
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Motion picture & video production
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNYSE:LGF.A
CUSIPN/A
Phone877-848-3866

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.82
Current Ratio0.74
Quick Ratio0.74

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.67
Forward P/E Ratio26.70
P/E Growth3.64

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.13 billion
Price / Sales1.19
Cash Flow$9.3714 per share
Price / Cash2.45
Book Value$14.95 per share
Price / Book1.54

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.23
Net Income$473.60 million
Net Margins7.20%
Return on Equity5.97%
Return on Assets2.06%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,686
Outstanding Shares214,020,000
Market Cap$5.12 billion

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A (NYSE:LGF.A) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's stock symbol?

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LGF.A."

How often does Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A?

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 8th. Shareholders of record on Saturday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Thursday, August 9th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.57%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 28th. View Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's Dividend History.

How were Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's earnings last quarter?

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A (NYSE:LGF.A) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 9th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.10. The business had revenue of $933 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $888.36 million. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A had a return on equity of 5.97% and a net margin of 7.20%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.49 EPS. View Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's Earnings History.

When is Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's next earnings date?

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A.

What price target have analysts set for LGF.A?

15 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $41.00. On average, they expect Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's share price to reach $32.0714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 39.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A.

Who are some of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's key competitors?

Has Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LGF.A stock have trended very positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A earned a coverage optimism score of 0.52 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 48.56 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A.

How do I buy shares of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A?

Shares of LGF.A can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's stock price today?

One share of LGF.A stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.96.

How big of a company is Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A?

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A has a market capitalization of $5.12 billion and generates $4.13 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $473.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.23 on an earnings per share basis. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A employs 1,686 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A?

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A's mailing address is 2700 COLORADO AVENUE, SANTA MONICA CA, V6C 3R8. The company can be reached via phone at 877-848-3866 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A (NYSE LGF.A)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  155 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  139 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  294
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Class A and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LGF.A will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LGF.A will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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